South-By-Southwest 2001
Spoken Word Events


"The South by Southwest family of events transforms Austin into an international center for the entertainment business each March."  Each year the SXSW Music, Film, and Multimedia festival showcases spoken word artists from all over the country. 

Here is a list of spoken word performers being showcased at this year's SXSW:

Saturday, March 17th
Empanada Parlour
707-709 E 6th St.  (21&up)

Hosted by Big Poppa E (Seattle, WA)  
9:00 p.m. Matthew John Conley (Austin, TX)  .
9:20 p.m. Eitan Kadosh (Los Angeles, CA)  
9:40 p.m. Ordained in Lyrics/b> (Dallas, TX.)
10:20 p.m. Noel Jones (New York, NY)
10:40 p.m. Beau Sia (New York, NY)  
11:00 p.m. Danny Solis (Albuquerque, NM)
11:40 p.m. Al Letson (Orange Park, FL.)
12:00 a.m. Daphne Gottlieb (San Francisco, CA)  
12:20 a.m. Shappy Seasholtz (Chicago, IL)  
12:40 a.m. Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz (Astoria, NY)  
1:00 a.m. Tara M.A. Sheth (Dallas, TX)  
1:20 a.m. San Antonio Slam Team 2000 (San Antonio, TX)  

Visit the SXSW website for more info.

Articles on past SXSW Spoken Word Events:

SXSW 1996 || SXSW 1997 || SXSW 1998 || SXSW 1999 || SXSW 2000